Archive | September, 2016

ARP Omni 2 playing Joy Division’s “Decades” via MIDI

Here I have an ARP Omni 2 playing “Decades” via a MIDI adapter that I made.  The Omni 2 is for sale at synthchaser.com

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ARP Omni 2 Repair Video – Shorted Tantalum Capacitors & Bad Top Octave Generator

In my latest video, I finish a recap of an ARP Omni 2 for a customer, and find some burned up parts resulting from shorted tantalum capacitors.  Getting the tantalum capacitors out of your ARP synths should be considered mandatory maintenance, and can save you from expensive, out-of-production chips getting damaged, like the top octave […]

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Oberheim OB-Xa Factory Patches

Here are the factory patches for the 120 preset version of the Oberheim OB-Xa as a WAV file for importing via the cassette interface: oberheim-obxa-factory-patches-120 Here’s a short video showing how to import this WAV file into the synthesizer:    

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